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RATINGS: 97   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   IBU: 85   EST. CALORIES: 213   ABV: 7.1%
We weren’t trying to be revolutionary in 2002, we just wanted to brew an interesting beer style using extra ingredients we had on hand. The resulting contribution to craft beer’s renaissance, was this rye-centric India Pale Ale. At 85 IBUs, California Sunshine Rye IPA is exceptionally well-balanced with assertive hop bitterness, a toasty, bready malt mouthfeel, and a grassy, dry finish. Enjoy our uniquely original re-imagining of a traditional English style IPA while pondering being the craft beer polymath you surely are. RyeIPA@DevilsCanyon.com

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dogbrick (10409) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 26, 2015
Sample at the Tehachapi Beer & Wine Festival on 07/18/2015: Clear orange-gold color with a medium white head that diminishes steadily to an outer ring. Strings of lacing. Aroma of floral hops, malt and fruit. Medium body with flavors of resiny hops, rye malt and citrus. The finish is moderately bitter with a rye and hops aftertaste. Decent overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sebletitje (8270) - Enghien, BELGIUM - AUG 16, 2015
16oz. can from Total Wine, Tampa. Ambrée, col épais crémeux beige. Arôme est malté, cara pâle, houblonné donnant de belles effluves d’agrumes. Seigle ajoute un léger rétro épicé, le tout ayant qcq notes de veille levure. Palais est malté, ambre, pâle, houblonné modéré surtout sur le profil agrume. Potine d’alcool perce en retrait et le tout garde un profil légèrement épicé du seigle. Retrouve un côté C-Hops avec une amertume persistante et un ajout léger de résineux et de pin.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (6711) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - AUG 4, 2015
Ft. Lauderdale, Fl - Total Wine - 16 oz can. Hazy dark orange pour, soft, snow white head that leaves a light film of lacing, Pleasant spruce aroma, rye adds a touch of spearmint. Solid IPA flavor, standard citrus bitterness, some spearmint thrown in for good measure from the rye, a hint of caramel sweetness. Decently thick mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
zacgillbanks (3758) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2015
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. Hazy amber coloured with a bitter, tart orange marmalade and floral fruity citrus flavour, strong malt and rye notes followed by bitter pine on the smooth herbal finish. Very Nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Garrold (3333) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 25, 2015
Can. Hop Hideout, Sheffield. Hazy, dark gold. Film of off white head. Spicy, juicy, fusty, mandarin hop. Soft caramel. Taste is lightly spicy bitter. Nice balance by way of a toffee sweetness. Smooth palate, with a rich chew. Finishes long, fruity, zesty bitter, with that spice lingering all the way.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (14964) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 16, 2015
Keg at Mother Kelly’s, 11/06/15. Amber golden with a decent off white head that retains well. Nose is rye bread, caramel malt, bitter orange. Taste comprises orange pith, caramel malt, tangerine, candied fruit peel. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close laced with hop bitterness. Decent hoppy red.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerViking (3589) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2015
Tap at Mother Kelly’s, reddish amber with a thin head, spice, bread and honeydew melon on the nose, body is dry-sweet and spicy, with honey, a touch of dessert wine, and the faintest hints of strawberry and liquorice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (16268) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2015
Keg at Mother Kelly’s - Londkn. Pours reddish gold with a frothy, off-white head. Herbal and citrusy hops in the nose, some pine, melon. Medium sweet flavor with some bready malts, watermelon, plum. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Lightly resinous in the finish, some bread, strawberry ice cream, ripe orange. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (20066) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAR 21, 2015
15th March 2015
Hazy amber beer, small pale cream colour head. Palate is light, semi dry and crisp. Light malts bring mild sweetness. Tangy orange hops, some marmalade. Touch of lemon peel. Light finish with mild peel bitter linger. It’s fine but lacks vibrancy for a West Coast IPA, possibly not that fresh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TXBadger (2220) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAR 11, 2015
Pours a mostly clear light orange gold color with off-white head. Rye like bread, grass, and some light spice on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes dry.

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